Alan found his passion for helping others get out of addiction after he was able to secure his own recovery. In 2006 He started to study pastoral counselling and was inspired to further his studies. From 2008 to 2014 he completed two further degrees in psychology, securing a BA and Bpsych. Alan registered with the HPCSA.
While studying Alan assisted 4 teams in developing rehabilitation centers in South Africa resulting in him working with a diverse demographic. He has also assisted a few communities in developing food security projects and a homeless shelter. A future passion is equipping students and scholars with the knowledge to navigate past the risk leading to substance use. Alan has a passion for inner healing and personal restoration.